- Code ARTV3507
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art and Design
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Areas of interest Visual Arts, Creative Arts
Drawing on the declaration "All artists borrow, great artists steal" this studio-based course explores the diverse ways in which painters have drawn on influences from artists from one another, from other times, and other cultures. This is a studio-based course supplemented by lectures and seminars exploring interesting examples of this kind of cross-fertilization across the history and contemporary practice of painting. In the studio students will explore the work of artists of interest to them as a means of enriching their own practice.
Work health and safety (WHS) instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate and describe an exploration of a range of processes, techniques, and materials of painting drawn from historical and/or contemporary precedents;
- apply appropriate painting skills and knowledge to the development of their individual interests;
- reflect on the role of materiality in the generation of meaning and affect in painting; and
- experiment with working processes by thinking creatively, critically, and reflectively.
Other InformationSchool of Art & Design studio courses have a limited enrolment capacity. Students are advised to enrol as early as possible to maximise the opportunity of securing a place.
- Body of studio work (60) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Work in progress review (10) [LO 3,4]
- Seminar presentation, 10 minutes (20) [LO 1,3,4]
- Research and visual diary (10) [LO 1,2,3]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice; and
b) 82 hours of independent studio practice, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
N/A minor amendment only
Students must have an effective working knowledge of painting principles and techniques, some knowledge of painting history and the contemporary field and have developed the fundamentals of an independent practice.
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- 6 units
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